A butler’s pantry refers to the space between a kitchen and dining room. Back in the 18th century, these were common in traditional, palatial households as they served multiple purposes, such as storing valuable heirlooms like silverware and china.  Over the years, this space has evolved due to architectural trends such as the open floor […]

I’m an early riser and love to spend my summer mornings on my front porch with a cup of coffee. I can’t tell you how grateful I am for this space – particularly during Covid – it’s become my quiet haven. (aka secret hiding space) If you’re planning to add a front porch to your house […]

I just returned from another High Point Market – one of the top furnishing trade shows in the world. It’s always inspiring to discover new vendors. Here’s just a peek of what we found to be “note-worthy.” We discovered a line of beautiful large scale paperweights made with lacquered dried flowers – made by a local […]